Indigenous Permaculture in Mexico
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Indigenous Permaculture in Mexico

In October 2012, Gerardo Ruiz, attended the General Assembly in the Wixarika (Huichol) community of Tuapurie with Juan Negrin, Director of the Wixarika Resarch Center, were they were formally petitioned by the community to help them design and implement a regenerative forestry program integrated into the community’s autonomous high school, a challenge that was gladly […]

Ometepe Island: The Beautiful & The Ugly
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Ometepe Island: The Beautiful & The Ugly

Reposted from WorldsColliding.org While enjoying Ometepe Island, Nicaragua’s incredible scenery and beautiful sustainability projects Shayna and Bryan realized that an increase in tourism was inevitable. They were deeply moved by the backstory and current troubles of the land, so they started brainstorming ways they could encourage tourists to have a more wholesome and culturally engaging experience […]

Beyond the Party, Beyond Sustainability – Taylor Proffitt
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Beyond the Party, Beyond Sustainability – Taylor Proffitt

Lucidity Festival in Santa Barbara California has set the trend for Transformational Festivals on the West Coast and throughout the United States.With its third installation, Lucidity Universe will take place April 11-13 in the Live Oak Campground. Lucidity has a reputation as a top notch intentional gathering and as a “Leave It Better Event”, which […]

6 Stunning Impact Centers to Visit in Latin America
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6 Stunning Impact Centers to Visit in Latin America

1. Inanitah Ometepe Island, Nicaragua http://www.inanitah.com/   2. Project Bonafide Ometepe Island, Nicaragua http://projectbonafide.com/   3. VerdEnergia Costa Rica http://www.verdenergia.org/ 4. Rancho Mastatal Costa Rica http://www.ranchomastatal.com/ 5. Varsana Yoga EcoVillage Granada, Colombia http://varsanaecoaldea.com/ 6. Aleafeliz Ecoaldea San Francisco, Colombia http://www.aldeafeliz.org/    

Escape Into Regenerative Paradise
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Escape Into Regenerative Paradise

By: Angie Gonzales from Permaculture-Yogi Have you ever wondered what living in an off the grid paradise is like ? A place where you feel in complete harmony and connection with nature and all of the elements, a place where you experience re-skilling activities such as making your own brews, harvesting the reap of the […]

GeoParadise Tribal Gathering;  Bridging festival culture with ancestral wisdom!
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GeoParadise Tribal Gathering; Bridging festival culture with ancestral wisdom!

Located in the lush carribean lands of Palenque, Panama, GeoParadises ‘Tribal Gathering’ was a coming together of the tribes, old and new.  Exploring the potential of harmonious exchange between cultures, members of Project Nuevo Mundo had the incredible experience of assisting in the facilitation and flow of the global village; a space which saw over […]

Build EcoVillages Through Modeling Evolutionary Living!
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Build EcoVillages Through Modeling Evolutionary Living!

This Gaia Education Certified Ecovillage Design Course explores and weaves together the four basic areas of sustainable community development, and is a participatory and experiential event. In addition to classroom time, discussions, media experiences, celebrations and rituals, we will take a practical hands-on approach to the curriculum, applying this course to help grow our eco-village. […]

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Schools Helping Schools: Student Unity via Service Learning

In December 2013, Alta Vista School (AVS) launched Schools Helping Schools Project in collaboration with Project Nuevo Mundo and JUSTA. Alta Vista School is located in San Francisco and focuses on science, technology, and service learning. Marissa Weitzman, a Sustainability and Garden Education Teacher at AVS, coordinated a school-wide community service project to improve the […]